The purpose of this Introduction is to help timeshare owners understand some of the basic concepts and features of timesharing, and, thereby, obtain more value and enjoyment from timeshare ownership.
RCI & INTERVAL INTERNATIONAL manages the lion's share of exchanges, They are not the only ones around. Indeed, some of the independent exchange companies have carved out a significant niche for themselves.
Many timeshares are available in one-week intervals, which are numbered 1-52. These calendars let you look up a week number to see its check in date for a particular year.
Dictionary definitions of commonly-encountered timeshare terms and phrases unique to the timeshare industry. Use our glossary as a reference tool to better understand timeshare terminology.
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Points — flexible "vacation currency" that can be used each year toward your choice of timeshare vacations.
Often Timeshares are available in one-week intervals and this will give you a better understanding of how they work.